Sonic Mechanics has released Future Dub 2, a sample library featuring a collection of 6 construction kits, loops, instruments and one shots for use in Future Garage, Ambient Dubstep, Post Dubstep, and other ambient genres.
Each section of audio has been handcrafted creating a mixture of fresh ambience and low frequency weight. The pack contains multi format options, including patches for Native Instruments Kontakt 4+, EXS24, Halion and single hits to use in all major samplers. Future Dub 2 is also available with Rex2 files for use with STYLUS RMX and Reason.
With a total of nearly 4 GB of data every producer should find elements to suit their signature production style. The loops take their inspiration from artists including Burial, Phaeleh, Synkro and Martyn and are created to provide an authentic quality to your productions.
The sample pack costs £24.95 GBP, individual kits are available at £9.95 GBP each.
More information: Sonic Mechanics / Future Dub 2
Loopmasters has released Reggae & Dub Acapellas, the first of series of authentic Jamaican style vocals by true Reggae and Dancehall legends with full song vocal stems ready to remix and drop into your productions including intros, verses, choruses, backing vocals and harmonies plus a useful collection of ready chopped shouts and phrases.
Vol. 1 kicks off with the amazing vocal talents of Lone Ranger, Nigger Kojak, Trinity, Prince Jazzbo and Jr Tiger together with Chorus sections and Harmonies by Don Goliath himself. Recorded at 140 Bpm these Vocal Stems are perfect for not only Reggae or Dancehall producer s but also suitable for remixing into Underground, Dubstep, Urban and HipHop productions.
In Detail expect to find 384Mb of 24Bit 44.1khz long vocal stems from 5 Tracks including, 19 Stems and 22 Shouts from Lone Ranger, 23 Stems and 22 Shouts from Kojak Nigger, 21 Stems and 25 Shouts from Trinity, 20 Stems and 21 Shouts from Prince Jazzbo and 18 Stems and 13shouts from Jr Tiger.
The sample pack is £29.95 GBP, with individual stems packs priced at £6.95 GBP each.
More information: Loopmasters / Don Goliath Reggae & Dub Acapellas
Future Loops has announced the release of Dub Horns Section 2, the second volume of its dub and reggae brass loops collection.
Dub Horns Sections 2 features several ready-to-mix arrangements with Trombone, Saxophone, Trumpet.
Each arrangement brings you separate instrument versions of the Sax, Trumpet and Trombone as well as the full mix version with all the elements pre-mixed. Also included are all the loops pre-sliced into one shots making it possible for the user to build new melodies and brass patterns completely from scratch.
Dub Horns Section 2 is 100% Royalty-Free and includes over 4500 samples in WAV & REX format.
The sample pack costs 39.95 EUR.
More information: Future Loops / Dub Horns Section 2
Loopmasters has released Rasta MC Vocals, a sample library featuring a collection of Roots Reggae Chants and Dancehall MC Vocal samples by Dubsalon and Razaman.
Recorded and Produced exclusively for Loopmasters by Dub and Reggae producer Dubsalon with vocals from Razaman (Oregon US) a Jamaican style vocalist that has being involved in the world of reggae, dancehall & roots for almost 20 years, Chanting in true patois Jamaican style, bringing positive vibes to a worldwide scene.
Make the crowd bounce using all the classic Reggae, Dancehall shouts and phrases you need, then bring them to their knees using the long Chants and Delayed Calls. All the samples have been meticulously recorded and performed and will work together seamlessly, allowing you to create whole vocal tracks, unique to your productions.
In Detail expect to find 427Mb, 230 Samples of 24Bit loops and one shot vocal samples including, 15 Long Chants, 86 One Shot Vocal Shouts, 50 Processed Vocal Loops and 4 Soft Sampler Patches for Kontakt, Halion, EXS24, NNXT and SFZ Formats.
The sample library is available to purchase for £19.95 GBP.
More information: Loopmasters / Rasta MC Vocals
WaaSoundLab has announced the release of its Electro Dub Vol 1 sample library, a collection of 5 dark post-apocalyptic themes including Logic templates and MIDI files.
Get the party started with this laser blasts and stroboscopic beats battle! If you are looking for that heavy melodic yet powerful dub wobble bass, then this is the way to go…
Expect to find all the material you need to create innovative productions ; a sample pack loaded with urban and futuristic tones. Just enter the (video) game! The sound of Nero and Skrillex is just one click-away!
Electro Dub Vol 1 features
- 1.95 GB total content.
- 5 Logic Pro templates.
- 711 Loops.
- 50 EXS24 instruments (121 multi samples).
- 50 Channel strip settings (Logic presets).
- Additional folders include:
- 10 Construction beats (BD/SD, HH, FX, Full) = 42 loops
- 21 Electro Dub FXs
- 20 HH loops
- 22 Seqs (dry, perc, reverse, crush) = 62 loops
- Formats: WAV, Apple Loops, REX2, MIDI Files.
The sample pack is available to purchase for 54.95 EUR.
WaaSoundLab has also announced a price reduction on selected sample libraries:
More information: WaaSoundLab / Electro Dub Vol 1
Future Loops has released Reggae Keys, a collection of royalty-free samples for Dub & Reggae productions.
Reggae Keys features Hammond, Wurlitzer, Rhodes, Piano and Clavinet loops all in the 70 Bpm tempo and several different keys.
With loops divided into Chord progressions and Licks, Reggae Keys is available in WAV & REX format and features over 700 loops.
The sample library is available to purchase for 29.95 EUR.
More information: Future Loops / Reggae Keys
Samplephonics has released Contrast, a collection of expertly produced loops and samples from renowned music producer and sound designer EVAC.
An exceptional sample pack full to the brim with intricate drum and rhythm loops, tight one shot drum and effects samples, beautiful atmospheric pads and gnarly twisted synth loops.
Evac’s tight production style, attention to detail, and his understanding of the way different producers work is evident throughout this sample pack.
Although hard to pin to particular genre, the sounds draw influence from a range of experimental music genres including IDM, glitch hop, ambient dubstep, future garage and drum and bass.
- 342 Loops and Samples, including Ambient Music Loops, Dirty Synths, Intricate Drum Patterns, One Shots, Rex2 Files, Sampler Instruments, Twisted Rhythm Loops.
- Formats: 24 Bit Wav, Apple Loops, Rex2 Loops, Reason Refill, Acid Loops, Kontakt, NN-XT, Structure, EXS24
- 478 MB total content (382.7 MB compressed).
The sample pack is available to purchase for £27.40 GBP.
More information: Samplephonics / Contrast by EVAC
Tek’it Audio has announced the release of DubSiren, a synthesizer plug-in designed to recreate the siren sounds made famous by Dub and Reggae Jamaican sound system.
DubSiren is a siren synthesizer that creates fat siren sound by giving you full control over the sound and the help of the echo/ping-pong delay and the hard clipping distortion.
Tek’it Audio DubSiren delivers the sounds from Jamaican sound systems to your DAW.
- Siren synthesizer with full control under the sound.
- Control the speed with optional sync on the beat of your DAW.
- Conrtol the phase and the amount of the siren effect.
- Sync the phase to the notes gate.
- Selectable echo or ping-pong delay effect.
- Delay feedback path with HF and LF filters.
- Hard clipping distortion.
- Notes pitch tracking.
- Full MIDI automation support.
- Easy MIDI learn on all parameters.
- Use 7-bit MIDI Continuous Controller or High resolution 14-bit MIDI NRPN and RPN.
- Preset manager, rename, copy, save, load….
- Undo your changes to initial preset value.
- 8 Factory presets.
- Up to 64 user presets per bank.
- Comes with a comprehensive user manual.
- Easy installer.
DubSiren for Windows (VST) is available to purchase for 17 EUR / $22 USD.
More information: Tek’it Audio / DubSiren